Nicholas, Blair A.; Berg, Ian D.
December 2008
Pensions & Investments;12/8/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 25, p12
The article reports that according to a ruling by the 7th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, institutional investors are expected to have procedures and policies in place to monitor securities class actions in which they have a financial interest. The decision was given in the case, Larson vs. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. Judge Richard A. Posner denied the Colorado pension system's motion to intervene as untimely.


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